1858 - Bahadurshah Jafar II was deported to Rangoon after the first Indian War of Independence against British Rule in 1857.
1931 Maharaja Karan Singh of Kashmir was born.
1951 - Famous Tabla player Zakir Hussain, born.
1990 - Lalu Prasad Yadav forms Janata Dal Ministry in Bihar
1998 - Viswanathan Anand win Chess Super Grand Master Title
2006 - Raj Thackeray started Maharashtra Navnirman Sena in Maharashtra State.
2009 - BSE Sensex touched low of 8160.4 (it reached the level of 20,001.6 on 21 September 2010)